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Reillys Rock Hilltop Lodge

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Reillys Rock is unique in rooms etc nothing around to disturb the natural beauty animals and birds in abundance to see. Feeding of the bush babies every night a must do most enjoyable, highlight of my stay

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Brecht, Belgium
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We slept there one night on our trip to Kapetown, once owned by the husband of the Queen of the Netherlands, it is very authentic, not a modern place with al the comforts, but more like a kolonial place with the feel of those days, BBQ is fantastic, Breakfast also delightful.

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Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This is a must if you are traveling in Swaziland. It takes one back a century in a very good way. Elegant style and very comfortable. The staff are a pleasure to interact with and the food very good. An all round great and relaxing place to be. Add to this the walking, running or cycling trails in the extensive...

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We stayed only one night in that beautiful place (wish we had booked two or more nights). We only had a standard room but it was more than convenient. The barbecue under the stars and next to the campfire was a highlight likewise the breakfast next to the fireplace. The main building looks as nice from inside the as it...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

The place is dated but that's what you will have seen in the brochure and it's a key element of the charm. If you want air conditioning and white modern bathrooms go somewhere else. Where else would you find an avocado coloured bathroom suite? Our room had a ceiling fan which was quite adequate to keep us cool. Everything was...

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Axminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Reilly's Rock is a gem sitting on the hilltop steeped in history. A beautiful location and a garden that welcomes klipspringers, red/blue/grey duikers, tortoises, flocks of birds butterflies and bees, not forgetting the resident bushbabies that come down to the roof each evening for their nightly feed. A magical location set in the middle of the Mlilwane wildlife sanctuary. Food...

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Scotland
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Reilly's Rock Hilltop Lodge (RRHL) is good but in comparison with similarly priced South African lodges should, and could, be so much better. The lodge location is very good (worth the bumpy road up) and there are good walks directly from the lodge, both short and long, offering outstanding views. The lodge is in the centre of Mbabane reserve which...

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CapelleaandenIjssel
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We stayed with our family in the beautiful lodge in the garden. The lodge has an authentic living room with a fireplace and two bedrooms, both with a bathroom. Staying at Reillys rock is going back in time. If you are all about modern comfort maybe this is not the place for you. We just loved it. The staff makes...

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austin
Reviewed 22 May 2015

We were overwhelmed by the hospitality and the magical feel of this old historic place. My husband and I were met at the gate by Ruth and Connie who helped us with our luggage and gave us a tour of the rambling house and grounds. The estate contains the Royal Botanic gardens and is home to many small animals and...

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 26 April 2015

A great place to spend one night and learn about the history. We were comfortable but not wowed by the accomodations. Meals were okay. Best part was feeding the bush babies, bananas as nightfall approached. Roads are rough getting there. Once was good and enough for us.

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Additional Information about Reillys Rock Hilltop Lodge

Address: Mbabane, Swaziland
Region: Swaziland > Hhohho District > Mbabane
Price Range: €182 - €223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 299
Also Known As:
Reillys Rock Hilltop Hotel Mbabane
Reillys Rock Hilltop Lodge Swaziland/Mbabane
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“Standard room has only full size bed. With breakfast and dinner included, the king luxury room would have been worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles cruzanheart, 22 May 2015 | Read review
“Any room is good, only 5 to chose from”
 of 5 bubbles KentR510, 3 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Reilly's room has a pretty small bed for 2”
 of 5 bubbles Rick_Zurich, 25 Dec 2013 | Read review
“If there are enough of you, try to get the cottage (2 bedrooms and a living room and delightful wrap-around porch.”
 of 5 bubbles aub, 28 Jul 2013 | Read review
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